Corinne Dickson

Dickson, Corinne Ann of Beacon, entered into rest, Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Poughkeepsie. She was 88.

Born September 23, 1928 in Elmira, NY, she was the daughter of Vincent O’Herron and Mary E. Morrissey.

Corinne was a retired Correctional Officer with Fishkill Correctional Facility.

She was a member of The Gadabouts of Fishkill, the only remaining original member of St. John’s Exercise Program, a member of St. John’s Seniors, Sisters of the Cornerstone, a member of St. Joachim’s-St. John’s Church, and a friend to all.

Survivors include: Her son Gary J. and his husband Bruce Brown of San Francisco, CA., her daughter, Ann and her wife Susan Kennedy of White Plains, her brother, John ‘Jack’ O’Herron and his wife Ceci of Florida, as well as several nieces and nephews, and friends of all ages, you know who you are.

She was predeceased by her husband Roy E. Dickson on December 31, 1991, her sister Mary Ellen Coffey and her husband Richard, her brothers, Vincent and his wife Beverly O’Herron and Paul O’Herron, her aunts and uncles, John and Dorothy Morrissey, Ann Reidy and Bernice Cowin.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 11:00 AM at St. Joachim’s Church 51 Leonard St. Beacon, NY 12508.

A celebration of Corinne’s life will follow with details after Mass.

Inurnment/burial will be held Monday, December 12, 2016 at 11:00 AM at Fishkill Rural Cemetery, 801 Rte 9, Fishkill. She will be laid to rest with her husband Roy in the Veterens section.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in her name to St. Joachim’s-St. John’s 31 Willow St. Beacon, NY 12508.

Arrangements are under the direction of Jarett D. Quick at Libby Funeral Home, Inc. 55 Teller Ave. Beacon, NY 12508

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Date Of Service
Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 11:00 AM

Location Of Service
St. Joachim’s Church 51 Leonard St. Beacon, NY 12508

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  1. Taylor DeBello says:

    Mom will forever be loved. Stay strong Ms Dickson I love you.

  2. Jim Walker says:

    My deepest condolences to Corinne\’s family. She was a lovely lady, so gracious and kind. I\’ll always remember her fondly and with a warm smile.

  3. Ellen Kiefer says:

    Condolences to your family from our family.

  4. Amy Bitterman and Sean Kennedy says:

    We are so very sorry to hear of the passing of your mom. We know how very close the two of you were. Nothing like a mama\’s love! Deepest condolences and peace to you and your whole family. All our love!

  5. Tom, Sue, Collin and Ryan says:

    We all have wonderful memories of Corinne. She was a very special lady who we were blessed to have in our lives. May she he rest in peace.

  6. Betty Gallio says:

    I was saddened to hear of the passing of Corinne. Corinne was a lovely lady and always had a smile when she greeted you. You always felt like she was glad to see you. She was a gentle soul and she will be missed.


    Dearest Ann~ I was sorry to hear of your mother\’s passing. I will always remember Corinne\

  8. Michelle Disque says:

    My deepest sympathy goes out to Ann and the rest of the Dickson family. May you find peace in the loving memories you\’ve created with your mom.
    In my thoughts and prayers,
    Michelle Disque

  9. Geri Munnick says:

    Dear Ann and family,

    Saddened to hear the loss of your Mom. Sending thoughts and healing prayers to all of you at this time. May she rest in peace. Celebrate all the loving memories of your Mom and hold her close to your heart.


  10. Mary \\Raible Cooper says:

    Ann & family,
    So sorry for your loss. I have so many wonderful memories of your lovely mother. Truly a gentle soul. I will always treasure the good times that we all had. I hold them close to my heart. God Bless.

  11. Rick and Joann Papesca says:

    Anne and Family
    Im so sorry to hear about moms passing we just found out today She was quite a lady and we loved her. Have some great memories of her from the Pub Crawl SHe will be missed. She left her mark on Beacon

    with a heavy heart

    Rick and Joann

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